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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAS System
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 121 - 116
Rank change year-on-year - - +49
Contract jobs citing SAS 18 0 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% - 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.45% - 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
10th Percentile £413 - -
25th Percentile £425 - -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 - £450
Median % change year-on-year - - +12.50%
75th Percentile £575 - -
90th Percentile £600 - -
England median daily rate £520 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +1.46% +7.89% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £75.00
England median hourly rate £50.50 £26.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +92.38% +5.00% +19.49%

SAS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 330 240 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.24% 12.47% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 122 173
10th Percentile £200 £309 £276
25th Percentile £313 £400 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
75th Percentile £550 £534 £500
90th Percentile £685 £611 £585
England median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 6
10th Percentile £12.50 - £13.38
25th Percentile £14.25 £12.25 £14.01
Median hourly rate £15.50 £23.00 £18.98
Median % change year-on-year -32.61% +21.20% +7.67%
75th Percentile £48.00 £44.75 £30.81
90th Percentile £62.34 £56.50 £54.00
England median hourly rate £32.75 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +42.39% +15.00% +12.68%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the East of England

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAS in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for SAS in the East of England

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAS in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for SAS in the East of England

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAS in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for SAS in the East of England

SAS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Essex - 13 £428 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £575 - 3
Hertfordshire - 1 £636 - 1
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SAS.

1 14 (77.78%) Azure
1 14 (77.78%) Analytics
2 13 (72.22%) Data Analytics
2 13 (72.22%) Data Virtualisation
2 13 (72.22%) AWS
2 13 (72.22%) Pentaho
2 13 (72.22%) Oracle
2 13 (72.22%) Unix
2 13 (72.22%) Data Modelling
3 12 (66.67%) ETL
3 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) MySQL
3 12 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (66.67%) Informatica
3 12 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (66.67%) Confluence
3 12 (66.67%) Talend
3 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 12 (66.67%) JIRA
3 12 (66.67%) QA
3 12 (66.67%) Bitbucket
3 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 12 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (66.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 12 (66.67%) Ansible
3 12 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (66.67%) GCP
3 12 (66.67%) GitLab

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Azure
2 13 (72.22%) AWS
3 12 (66.67%) GCP
3 12 (66.67%) Power Platform
4 11 (61.11%) Tricentis Tosca
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Pentaho
2 12 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (66.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 12 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (66.67%) MySQL
2 12 (66.67%) Power BI
3 9 (50.00%) Impala
4 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
4 1 (5.56%) Delta Lake
4 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.56%) HDInsight
4 1 (5.56%) Metadata
4 1 (5.56%) Parquet
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Bitbucket
1 12 (66.67%) GitLab
1 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 12 (66.67%) JIRA
2 11 (61.11%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (22.22%) Public Sector
2 2 (11.11%) Social Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) QA Leader
2 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) SAS Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) SAS Statistical Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior SAS Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Statistical Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Statistical Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Biotechnology
1 4 (22.22%) Life Science
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Analytics
2 13 (72.22%) Data Analytics
2 13 (72.22%) Data Modelling
2 13 (72.22%) Data Virtualisation
3 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (66.67%) CI/CD
3 12 (66.67%) ETL
4 11 (61.11%) Data Migration
4 11 (61.11%) Data Reconciliation
4 11 (61.11%) Migration
4 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
4 11 (61.11%) Test Scripting
5 9 (50.00%) Agile
5 9 (50.00%) Coaching
5 9 (50.00%) Scrum
5 9 (50.00%) Software Delivery
6 8 (44.44%) DevOps
6 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (44.44%) User Stories
7 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) R
3 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 12 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 4 (22.22%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
6 1 (5.56%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) CDISC
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle
2 12 (66.67%) Informatica
2 12 (66.67%) Talend
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) DataFlux
4 1 (5.56%) Google